What are the Nanodegree programs which require AWS Regular account and credits? Depending on the Nanodegree program you're enrolled in, you will need AWS credits to pass one or more projects. Recently, Amazon has changed its process in providing AWS credits and your Udacity projects now need to be completed on an AWS regular account which requires the usage of an AWS promo code as per below-: AWS Account You will need only an AWS regular account if you're enrolled in the following Nanodegree programs: AWS Cloud Architect Cloud DevOps Engineer Cloud Developer Data Engineer Deep Learning Machine Learning Engineer For instructions on how to create this account, please refer here.However, you will need a promo code from us so you can apply it to your account. To request a promo code, you can submit a support ticket here. Choose the option 3rd Party access, Promo Codes & License Keys under Reason for Contact, and then choose AWS. Also note, we only have the facility to provide you with one promo code per student per active Nanodegree program. Also note that AWS will ask you for a credit card, but you will not be charged unless you go over the credits we provide.